News & blogs
Understanding the experiences of nurses, midwives and nursing associates: How linking data can make a difference
29 February 2024
In this blog, Dr Iain Atherton, Co-Director at Scottish Centre for Administrative Data Research (SCADR), discusses the potential of linking the Nursing and Midwifery Council Register with the 2021 Census for England and Wales.
ADR Scotland study reveals mental health benefits of cycling to work
15 January 2024
Researchers at ADR Scotland have shown a direct link between commuting by bicycle and improved mental health.
Scottish Centre for Administrative Data Research (SCADR) is hiring: Administrative Support Officer
1 December 2023
We are looking for a SCADR Administrative Support Officer to join our small core support team, based within the Bayes Centre, Edinburgh. The successful candidate will enjoy working within a team, be confident in engaging with a large and diverse range of people within University and externally, and be able to effectively manage and prioritise a varied workload.
Embedding approaches to engaging children with data
1 June 2023
Harriet Baird, Engagement Lead for ADR Scotland partner the Scottish Centre for Administrative Data Research, discusses learnings from their children’s engagement pilot and, importantly, how to embed these across ADR UK.
Widening access to policy-relevant nursing and midwifery data in the UK
16 March 2023
For the first time, nursing and midwifery registrant data will be made available for research via the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Secure Research Service. The data can provide vital insights into the current state of nursing and midwifery in the UK and inform policy. This initiative is led by the Scottish Centre for Administrative Data Research (SCADR), part of ADR Scotland.